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Free Writing Workshop for Breast Cancer Survivors at BMH starts March 6

Free Writing Workshop for Breast Cancer Survivors at BMH starts March 6 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will offer a free, 10-week writing workshop for individuals living with cancer and an accompanying loved one, starting Tuesday, March 6 at 6:00 PM in the Richards Building. “Spirit of the Written Word” provides cancer survivors the opportunity to promote […]

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Radiologic Technologist at BMH Earns Bone Densitometry Certification

Radiologic Technologist at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Earns Bone Densitometry Certification Belinda Sargent, RT (R, M) of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital has earned certification in Bone Densitometry from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. She will add the “BD” designation to her list of credentials. Bone Densitometry, better known as DEXA, is a type of x-ray imaging […]

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Health Fair to Benefit BMH Oncology Dept. February 18

Health Fair to Benefit BMH Oncology Dept. February 18 The second annual Dennis Roth Memorial Farmer’s Market and Health Fair will take place on Saturday, February 18, from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the United Church of Bernardston in Massachusetts. Dennis Roth was a minister in the greater Brattleboro area who died of cancer […]

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Healthier Living Workshops Offered in Putney Starting Feb. 22

Healthier Living Workshops Offered in Putney Starting Feb. 22 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is offering the free Healthier Living Workshop series for managing chronic conditions at Putney Meadows starting Wednesday, February 22. Stanford University developed the six-week program to empower individuals with chronic diseases and their caregivers to better manage the condition through education, support and […]

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New Baby Steps Blog Gives Expert Advice to New Parents

New Baby Steps Blog Gives Expert Advice to New Parents Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is publishing a weekly blog called “Baby Steps” on its web site for new and expecting parents. It can be found by clicking on the BMH Blogs tab on the bmhvt.org web site or by going directly to www.bmhvt.org/baby-steps. Baby Steps is […]

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Hospital Blood Drive a Success

Hospital Blood Drive a Success Brattleboro Memorial Hospital held its first blood drive of the new year on January 16 to assist the local chapter of the American Red Cross. Debbie Partrick, RNC, nurse manager for the BMH Birthing Center, coordinated the hospital’s efforts to pre-register donors. Overall, 43 staff members and volunteers donated, including […]

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BMH Hosts Info. Sessions on Navigating Healthcare System

BMH Hosts Info. Sessions on Navigating Healthcare System Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will offer free informational sessions entitled “Navigating the Healthcare System: What You Need to Know” during the month of February. The three-part Patient Advocacy Series is designed to give both patients and their loved ones information that will help them communicate as effectively as […]

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Putney Family Healthcare Open House, February 8

Putney Family Healthcare Open House, February 8 Putney Family Healthcare invites the public to an open house of its new practice location at 79 Main Street in Putney on Wednesday, February 8, from 4:00 to 6:30 PM. The open house will include a ribbon cutting ceremony, a tour of the new facility, light refreshments and […]

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New Moms Network at BMH, February Programs

New Moms Network at BMH, February Programs Programs of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital’s New Moms Network in February start with a session called “How a Baby Learns to Love” on Wednesday, February 8th. This is presented by Jennifer Bailes, Therapist and mom. The program on Wednesday, February 15th will feature a baby parade at the Thompson […]

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Next Tobacco Cessation Workshop at BMH Starts February 7

Next Tobacco Cessation Workshop at BMH Starts February 7 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will host another installment of “Fresh Start: Tobacco Cessation Workshop” in the BMH Room B on Tuesday, February 7. The free, six-week class offers help to participants who wish to stop smoking. A trained facilitator from the Vermont Department of Health Access will […]

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